The third-largest expo centre in Germany, Messe Cologne (also known as Koelnmesse) is a world-renowned exhibition centre and trade fair organiser. Thanks to its top-notch location at the heart of both Cologne and Europe, as well as the diverse range of services and exhibition halls, it has turned into one of the most visited exhibition centres around the world. Messe Cologne offers a complete service list for trade fairs. From renting an exhibition area to event planning and organisation, and even additional services before, during and after the event - everything can be covered by the venue. Each year the exhibition centre organises more than 80 events amongst which are Anuga, FILTECH, Digital X, veganfach, FSB, Aquanale, just to name a few.
Koelnmesse is comprised of 11 exhibition halls, 2 congress centres and a large outdoor area that spans across 100 000 m². The expo areas are of varying sizes with studio halls starting from 8 245 m² and event halls that are up to 22 332 m². They can accommodate every type of trade show, congress event or a conference. The expo conveniently has 13,000 parking spots, which come in handy since the centre gathers thousands of visitors each year. In addition to the main expo grounds, Koelnmesse partners with Koelnmesse Ausstellungen and KölnKongress to provide trade fair organizers with flexible event locations in other places.